• 15:15-15:40
  • Zaal 19

Compete with China, it is possible!

  • Bram Kale

Today’s manufacturing world is changing rapidly. Increase of product variety, economic protectionism and exchange rate fluctuation make that manufacturing close to the market is to be preferred above production in the Far East. But how to deal with our high labour cost? Production in the Netherlands is possible by using smart manufacturing technologies. The speaker will show, based on examples, how low production cost can be achieved to compete with China.